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The structure of Chinese rural society

David Faure

The structure of Chinese rural society

lineage and village in the eastern New Territories, Hong Kong

by David Faure

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Published by Oxford University Press in Hong Kong, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Territories (Hong Kong),
  • China,
  • Hong Kong,
  • New Territories
    • Subjects:
    • Villages -- China -- Hong Kong -- New Territories -- History.,
    • Kinship -- China -- Hong Kong -- New Territories -- History.,
    • New Territories (Hong Kong) -- Rural conditions.,
    • New Territories (Hong Kong) -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Faure.
      SeriesEast Asian historical monographs
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN754.N48 F38 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 273 p. :
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2712585M
      ISBN 100195839706
      LC Control Number86005423


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